Kejriwal, who will become Delhi’s youngest Chief Minister today, has said he will use the metro to get to Ramlila Maidan for his swearing-in ceremony, along with the other elected members of his Aam Aadmi Party (AAP).

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Kejriwal will be accompanied by his wife Sunita, an Indian Revenue Service officer, and his two children for the ceremony.

Ramlila Maidan was the venue where anti-corruption campaigner Anna Hazare fasted for 12 days in 2011 to press for an anti-graft Jan Lokpal Bill, with Kejriwal by his side. 

Kejriwal fell out with Hazare since he formed the Aam Aadmi Party in November last year to take the power route to fight graft,  but has invited the Gandhian for the oath-taking  ceremony amid doubts over his attendance.

AAP has also invited former Supreme Court judge Santosh Hegde and former IPS officer Kiran Bedi, who were with Kejriwal in 2011, for the swearing-in ceremony.

Kejriwal, 45, will be sworn in by Lt. Governor Najeeb Jung at a function expected to draw tens of thousands of supporters and citizens of Delhi who have a lot of expectations from him.

The proposed ministers are former journalists Manish Sisodia and Rakhi Birla, former lawyers Saurabh Bharadwaj and Somnath Bharti, architect Satyendra Jain and businessman Girish Soni.

Soon after taking oath as Delhi Chief Minister on Saturday, Kejriwal will visit Rajgath to pay homage to Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi before leaving for his first Cabinet meeting. The Cabinet meeting is scheduled to take place at 2 pm.

Kejriwal has pledged to pass a Jan Lokpal Bill within 15 days of taking office to battle corruption.

Slashing power tariff by half and providing 700 litres of water per day to needy households are among the key promises made by the AAP.

It will be a minority government -- the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) won only 28 seats in the 70-member assembly -- and will depend on the backing of the eight legislators of Congress, which was voted out after 15 years of uninterrupted rule.

The Bharatiya Janata Party, which despite being the largest single party refused to form a government, will be the main opposition with 31 members.

Born in Haryana and now residing at Kaushambi adjoining Delhi, Kejriwal, an IIT Kharagpur graduate in mechanical engineering, has refused security and also an official bungalow allotted to the chief  minister.

Delhi Police have laid out an elaborate security cover for the event. The Delhi administration has provided around 25,000 chairs at the Ramlila Maidan which can accommodate around 50,000 people if they stand.


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